Mike Walsh is CEO of the global legal business of LexisNexis, a leading provider of information solutions to law firm, corporate, government and academic markets. The business serves customers in over 175 countries and employs ~10,000 worldwide.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Walsh was CEO of LexisNexis U.S. Legal Markets. He led the transformation of the business from a provider of legal research to a solutions partner. Mr. Walsh joined LexisNexis in 2003 as Senior Vice President, Global Strategy and Business Development where he helped oversee significant expansion into the LexisNexis Risk Management sector.
Prior to joining LexisNexis, Mr. Walsh was Director of Strategic Business Development at Home Depot. Earlier in his career, he practiced law at Weil, Gotshal and Manges, worked on large transactions at General Electric and was a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group. He also co-founded Infirmation.com, an online portal, and sold that business to what is now Thomson Reuters.
Mr. Walsh earned his JD from Harvard Law School and received his BA from Yale University. He sits on the Board of the Atlantic Council. He grew up in Colorado and now resides in New York with his wife and two children.
News and Events
Mike Walsh, LexisNexis CEO, on Advancing the Rule of Law: Conference of Western Attorneys General Annual Meeting
– slideshare.net Friday Share: LexisNexis CEO Mike Walsh on Advancing Rule of Law
– businessoflaw.com Lexisnexis CEO Shares Five Considerations For Doing Business Globally
– hbscny.org LexisNexis, Atlantic Council Develop Guide for Businesses to Advocate ‘Rule of Law’
– govconexec.com Mike Walsh, LexisNexis CEO, Presents Initial Draft of Global Rule of Law Business Principles to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [Video]
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